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hoard
used in The Fellowship of the Ring

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Definition
to gather something valuable and store it; or a collection of such things
  • The quest was successful, and the Dragon that guarded the hoard was destroyed.
    Prologue (68% in)
  • His sword, Sting, Bilbo hung over his fireplace, and his coat of marvellous mail, the gift of the Dwarves from the Dragon-hoard, he lent to a museum, to the Michel Delving Mathom-house in fact.
    Prologue (86% in)
  • Less welcome did the Lord Denethor show me then than of old, and grudgingly he permitted me to search among his hoarded scrolls and books.
    2.2 -- Book 2 Chapter 2 -- The Council of Elrond (41% in)
  • Those who made them did not desire strength or domination or hoarded wealth, but understanding, making, and healing, to preserve all things unstained.
    2.2 -- Book 2 Chapter 2 -- The Council of Elrond (92% in)
  • There beryl, pearl, and opal pale, And metal wrought like fishes' mail, Buckler and corslet, axe and sword, And shining spears were laid in hoard.
    2.4 -- Book 2 Chapter 4 -- A Journey in the Dark (88% in)

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